Canada’s Economic Action Plan 2014 announced a reduction in the frequency of source deduction remittances. Over 50,000 small and medium-sized employers will see their maximum number of required payments cut in half. Learn how the reduced filing frequency works for source deductions withheld after December 31, 2014.
Canadian entrepreneurs aged 18 to 35 years are competing for a grand prize of $100,000 and a second prize of $25,000 in consulting services from the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC). Applicants can submit a short video describing their project and how the award will make their dream a reality. The application deadline is March 18, 2015 at noon, Eastern Daylight Saving Time. Learn more about the opportunity here.
Many businesses have situations where employees are performing their duties in very cold conditions. Working in extreme cold temperatures can result in lower work efficiency, illness, injuries and higher accident rates. Learn how to identify and prevent many cold-induced problems at your small business.